- World-famous racetrack. Organized by the New York Racing Association, this Grade I stakes race takes place in June at the Belmont Park in Elmont. The first race was held in June 1866. The event is named after the financer, Belmont Senior. Riders from various nations compete for the prestigious blanket of white carnations worn by the winner each year. Belmont Stakes is a part of the Triple Crown of Thoroughbred Racing and is considered a prominent event in New York. Come watch the race and check if your sight can travel faster than the horses, as riders make their way to the finishing line with grace and speed.
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- 2150 Hempstead Turnpike, New York State Route 24
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- Elmont, NY 11003
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